Green Elephant

If you haven't heard of Green Elephant yet,  prepare to be enlightened! An online marketplace based in the Bay of Plenty, with an exceptionally well curated range of healthy, ethical, and sustainable products - these folks have it all covered! After researching alternative, natural products for their own personal use, they soon discovered a raft of NZ companies with … Continue reading Green Elephant

Save Our Soles – Ethical and Sustainable Footwear

We’ve covered ethical clothing and fast fashion, so now it makes sense to move on to the feet! Footwear is a tricky one. Quality, affordable shoes can be hard to find at the best of times. Add other criteria like sustainable, ethical, and vegan, and the pool starts getting pretty empty! This especially seems to … Continue reading Save Our Soles – Ethical and Sustainable Footwear

Ethique

The Use Good Stuff team have been fans of this company for a long time, so it only made sense that we got them added to the blog! Ethique does everything right. Their products are vegan, they are a certified climate friendly and cruelty free business, and they use compostable paper packaging. They make everything themselves … Continue reading Ethique

Black Robin Skincare

This week I wanted to share another one of my favourite New Zealand skincare ranges with you - Black Robin! This company is still relatively small scale, with all of their products made in small batches by hand. I first came across them while looking for products for our goodie bags for the Go Green … Continue reading Black Robin Skincare

the herb farm

Since its establishment in 1993, The Herb Farm has been a family owned and operated business based in Ashhurst, Manawatu. All of their 100% natural products are developed by qualified herbalist Lynn Kirkland, who is also the founder of the company. Their products are all made in their onsite manufacturing room, but the wonders of the … Continue reading the herb farm